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Grumpy Trump trumped, now he's got the hump: Muslim ban beaten back by appeals court

Judges deal stunning blow to president's executive order

Explained: Apple iCloud kept 'deleted' browser histories for over a year

Cupertino giant quickly purged supposedly dead files when word got out

Google has a canary problem: One clocked off and crocked its cloud

Again. So now Google's re-building dangerously centralized routing rigs

World to spend US$2.4 TRILLION on tech in 2017

Software to overtake hardware by 2020, say abacus-shufflers at IDC

It's 2017 so SAP's added a Siri clone and machine learning to ERP

S/4HANA 'Cloud' now comes with vertical editions, but not notably more cloud

Instapaper in 31-hour outage, says it needs a week to restore all data

Pinterest-owned web scrapbook 'hit system limit for hosted database', probably in AWS

Citrix, Bitdefender in Xen-only virtual security double-team

'Hypervisor introspection' probes guest VMs for advanced malware from splendid isolation

IT guy checks to see if PC is virus-free, with virus-ridden USB stick

On-CallSame org saw users catch ransomware twice. In one day. After being warned

NASA bakes Venus-proof electronics

Previous Venus probes hardly lasted an hour. This stuff survived three weeks before the boffins lost their lab booking

Soaring sales, healthy fat profits... Simply not good enough, Nvidia

Best quarter yet, says CEO, while share price slips

ISIS videos, adtech, and the 'smartest guys in the room' (Google)

Special ReportWhy can’t Big Tech drain the swamp? Maybe governments don't want to

Scottish court issues damages to couple over distress caused by neighbour's use of CCTV

Personal data gathering ruled 'intrusive, excessive and unjustified'

Brexit could further harm woeful rural payments system

But we won't have to pay fines to Europe for being crap...

Welcome to my world of The Unexplained – yes, you're welcome to it

Something for the Weekend, Sir?Pleading guilty to assault on battery

Planned Espionage Act could jail journos and whistleblowers as spies

ExclusiveHasty and botched consultation by UK government advisors revealed by El Reg

Stick glue on a drone. Fly it into a flower. World hunger solved, bee-lieve

VideoJapanese researchers turn tiny drones into robot bees

Openreach reshuffles top brass, brings in BT bods to make biz more independent of BT

Errr... does that work?

You want WHO?! Reg readers vote Tom Baker for Doctor 13. Of course

The commentards have spoken. BBC, take heed

All of Blighty's attack submarines are out of action – report

No boats capable of chasing off naughty Russians, we're told

Oracle settles court spat with fired cloud 'sales inflation whistleblower'

Terms of settlement not disclosed SHOCKER

Samsung's Chromebook Pro: Overpriced vanilla PC with a stylus. 'Wow'

Hands-onSammy attempts to take Chrome OS high end. Key word, attempts

Talking to Tintri's Alexa speechbot might not actually be all that crazy

InterviewUsers can do more as management goes automatic

Alleged HPE fraud man Peter Sage once ran dodgy pharma biz

Plus: Full details of the ex-stripper who controls his European enterprise

Soz telcos you're 'low priority' post-Brexit, says leaked gov doc

Steel, construction, oil and gas, telecoms bottom of the list

Get orf the air over moi land Irish farmer roars at drones

Pledges to eradicate drone burglary threat by 'any means necessary'

Hortonworks brakes on breaking even, continues to burn cash

UpdatedEr, we're going to break even next year, says CEO Bearden

Crims in £160m broadband scam facing 44 years of porridge

'Not one of you has accepted dishonest involvement,' says judge

Judge green lights Microsoft vs Uncle Sam gag order case

Indefinite injunctions trouble travel ban judge

Take cover! Storage news barrage incoming

We sheltered our heads until there was a pause for reporting

Run this in April: UPDATE Azure SET SQLthreat_detection = 'generally available'

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Verisign probed by US Dept of Justice over $135m .web auction

We're here to chew gum and demand info, and we're all out of gum, say antitrust cops

Crack in black: Matte iPhones losing paint at alarming rate, gripe fans

Furious loyalists bemoan Sir Jony's shoddy craftsmanship

Nokia wheels out a complete MVNO package. Makes a change from WinPho

Taking 'mobile operators are our customers' a bit too far?

Voila! Bazinga! Amazon turns Alexa into an annoying 'cool' aunt

The one who went to France once and loves sitcoms

Lovely. Now someone's ported IoT-menacing Mirai to Windows boxes

Malware can spread to gizmos and gadgets after slipping into internal systems

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